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Pharmacy Technicia Certified, Pharmacy Department, Jewish Hospital

Company: KentuckyOne Health
Location: Louisville
Posted on: April 18, 2019

Job Description:

1st Shift, Full Time, Jewish Hospital






Position Type: Regular


Scheduled Hours per 2 week Pay Period: 72

Primary Location: KY > LOUISVILLE > JEWISH HOSPITAL

Job Summary / Job Purpose

Responsible for centralized compounding work

using safe IV room practices, large volume end-product batching (IVPB,

syringes, etc.), compounding total parenteral nutrition (TPN) and peripheral

parenteral nutrition (PPN), and end-product quality assurance. Oversees Pyxis

console. Performs the manual technical tasks involved with the proper storage,

distribution, packaging and labeling of drugs, associated record keeping and

patient charging systems. Works under the supervision of a Registered Pharmacist.

Follows proper procedures for the operation of equipment and use of

supplies. Maintains and coordinates

systems to ensure that pharmacy operations run efficiently on a day-to-day

basis.

Essential Functions

--

Assists

pharmacist in providing pharmaceutical care to include (but not limited to):

o

Preparing, filling and distributing

medication

o

Screening phone calls/orders and

alerting the pharmacist to patient-specific data indicating

--

Pre-packages

tablets, capsules and liquids into single-dose units. Prepares labels with

medication name, strength, lot number and expiration date.

--

Obtains

narcotics from Pyxis vault. Prepares narcotics for rounds and files required

paperwork. Participates daily in narcotic audits on the units.

--

Oversees

and troubleshoots Pyxis console

o

Communicates changes to pharmacy staff

o

Serves as liaison between Pyxis and

Pharmacy

o

Manages Pyxis

security, adding and deleting users

o

Trains staff on system changes and

upgrades

o

Notifies vendor/CHI of system problems

o

Maintains adequate levels of stock

drugs in Pyxis dispensing system on nursing units

--

Prepare

IV medications under the supervision of the pharmacist

o

Prepares IV admixtures, TPNs,

chemotherapy IVs, IV piggybacks, and syringes.

o

Utilizes aseptic technique in the

preparation of all sterile products.

o

Performs end-product testing quality

assurance

o

Documents completed work by initialing

all labels/logs/etc as required.

o

Completes IV room re-certification

process by assigned deadline.

o

Cleans and documents as assigned.

o

Credits to the patient and restock

usable IVs returned to the inpatient pharmacy.

o

Inventories and orders selected

supplies.

o

Follows the ordering/restocking system

to stock/restock IV room medications and supplies.

o

Prepares and appropriately labels

stock sterile products.

o

Coordinates the supply of

investigational products.

--

Repackages

and labels bulk oral solid and liquid drugs into unit-dose form under

pharmacist supervision. Reconstitutes drugs and prepares compounds under

pharmacist supervision.

--

Delivers

medications, IVs and controlled substances on a daily basis to replenish

inventory levels. Requires interpretation and judgment to assure accurate and

practical inventory levels.

--

Performs

monthly patient care area inspections and reports as assigned by the manager.

--

Completes

charges/credits daily for billing.

--

Checks

and restocks patient care and special care stock supplies (i.e. emergency drugs

to crash carts and heart carts) under pharmacist supervision.

--

Performs

duties in documented accordance with requirements of all regulatory and

governing bodies. Mandatory education from a system and department level is

completed.

--

Maintains

work areas and equipment/utensils in a neat, clean, and orderly appearance.

--

Performs

other duties as assigned by management.






Job Requirements / Qualifications

Education / Accreditation / Licensure

(required & preferred):

High school/GED

Registered as pharmacy technician with the State Board of

Pharmacy Examiners required

PTCB

national certification required.

Experience (required and

preferred):

One year pharmacy tech experience

preferred.





Additional Information



  • Requisition ID: 2019-R0223270

  • Schedule: Full-time

  • Market: KentuckyOne Health


Keywords: KentuckyOne Health, Louisville , Pharmacy Technicia Certified, Pharmacy Department, Jewish Hospital, Healthcare , Louisville, Kentucky

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